tourism

Tsipras: Tourism is the main pillar for the recovery of Greece’s economy

Addressing the General Meeting of the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) on Thursday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras referred to the prospects of Greece’s economy, with...

Opening of Greek cultural center in Shanghai

In the presence of Tourism Minister Ms. Elena Kountoura, Hellas House, the first and only Greek cultural center in the Far East, was inaugurated...

Western Greece wins “European destination of excellence” award

The Region of Western Greece was honored with the European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN) 2016-2017 award for its cultural tourism, during a special ceremony held on Monday in Athens. The...

Tripartite Greece-Cyprus-Egypt Summit in Nicosia

The tripartite Greece-Cyprus-Egypt Summit, held in Nicosia on Tuesday, is part of the greater partnership strategy developed by the Greek government in the area...

Patmos: The Cave of the Apocalypse’s restoration is now complete

The island of Patmos, one of the world’s greatest centers for religious tourism, and a UNESCO world heritage site, can now also take pride...

Greek-Italian cooperation in the sector of tourism

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met with Italian ambassador Luigi Marras to discuss about the further strengthening of the Greek-Italian cooperation in the sector...

Features for Milos across international media

Milos, this uniquely beautiful Cycladic island, is famous for its many beaches, its distinct mountainous landscape, and its great cuisine. Milos offers an authentic...

Tinos: The handmade island

The island of Tinos’ candidacy, submitted to the Greek National Tourism Organization, for the "European Destinations of Excellence" award in the "Cultural Tourism" division...

Zagori is back on the tourist map

The University Research Institute of Applied Communication (URIAC) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens together with Zagori Excellence Network announced the launching...

Strong tourist flow from Russia to Greece

The bookings made from Russia for Greece in view of the summer tourist season have this year exceeded every expectation. As the Association of Tour...